On 16 Jan 2002, Neal D. Becker wrote:
> What is the fastest way to edit files on (possibly) remote machines as
> I know /[sm/root@... will work. So will
> /[multi/ssh:root@... (after asking for a passwd).
> I can also use
> /[multi/ssh:nbecker@.... This doesn't
> have to ask for a password because ssh as me and sudo from me to root
> don't need a passwd on the machine.
> Any other ideas? Which is fastest?
The one that isn't interactive, because that needs to wait for you. ;)
Other than that, inline methods are faster than out-of-line methods, and
the less layers of shell you add the more reliable it is.
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